|Goan Thanksgiving after the Costa Concordia - Recorded by FN/Frederick Noronha|
The January 13, 2012 tragedy saw the Miami-based Carnival Corp's cruise vessel Costa Concordia being wrecked in Europe. As many as 53 crewmembers were from Goa, India. They returned home to offer prayers and thanksgiving for emerging safe (one Goan-origin youth, based in Mumbai or Bombay, was still untraced though), and talk of their issues and concerns. Also a recording of a Mass in Konkani. The cruise staff talk about the difficulties they face (in documentation and banking remittances), and t...
Keywords: goa; costa concordia; crew; salcete; bambolim cross; thanksgiving; survivors; cruise ship